Media Coverage

Occasionally, I am asked to provide my expert opinion on matters associated with my research on urban transportation and traffic operations. Below are selected pieces of media coverage of my work.

  • August 8th, 2018. Think piece for the Barcelona Transport Authority (ATM) about the present and future of mobility.
  • August 6th, 2017. TV3 News Program. Note on traffic congestion in the freeways accessing Barcelona.
  • March 18th, 2015. Mediterranean EuroRegion (http://euroregioeuram.eu/). “L’objectiu de la gestió del trànsit ha de ser aconseguir un sistema eficient” (The objective of traffic management must be the achievement of an efficient system). Think piece.
  • April 28th, 2014. El Confidencial newspaper. “Dos cerebros españoles que quieren cambiar el transporte del futuro”. Note on my paper regarding the value of travel time information as a result of having been shortlisted in the young researcher of the year award (ITF-OECD). [El Confidencial 28/4/2014]
  • Feb 2014. La Xarxa, comunicació local. TV and Radio network. Interview: On the efficiency of HOV lanes. The C-58 case. Program: Notícies en Xarxa. [web version]
  • May 2011. La Vanguardia, El Periódico, Maritimas and El Vigia newspapers. News: VIII Abertis Research Prize in Management of Transportation Infrastructures to Francesc Soriguera’s PhD Thesis. [Vanguardia 19/5/2011], [Periódico 21/05/2011], [Maritimas 19/05/2011], [Vigia 23/05/2011]
  •  February 28th, 2011. Cadena SER radio network. Program “Hora L”. Note on 110 km/h speed limit reduction on freeways.
  • February 24th, 2011. Catalunya Informació News radio network. Round table about dynamic speed limit management in the freeways accessing Barcelona. Program: Esfera Pública.
  • February 22nd, 2011. La Vanguardia newspaper (among others). “El tripartito ocultó un informe que cuestionaba los 80 km/h”. (Results of my report on DSL are filtered to media). [22-02-2011_1]; [22-02-2011_2]
  • February 6th, 2011. ARA newspaper. “El dia que deixarem de conduir” (The day when driving will be over) think piece. [06-02-2011]
  • June 2010. infoTrànsit, quarterly publication of the “Servei Català del Trànsit”. Interview: How congestion can be alleviated in Catalonia? [June 2010]
  • March 2010. CAMINS.CAT, monthly publication of the BarcelonaTech-UPC. Round table on “How speed limits on freeways favor traffic sustainability”. [March 2010]
  • February 22nd, 2010. Cadena SER radio network. Note on social optimum freeway speed.
  • January 8th, 2010. El Punt newspaper. Interview on the effects of dynamic speed limit management in the freeways accessing Barcelona. [08-01-2010]
  • December 2nd, 2009. ACN – Catalan News Agency. Note on dynamic speed limit management in the freeways accessing Barcelona.
  • May 28th, 2009. Catalunya Radio News Program. Note on dynamic speed limit management in the freeways accessing Barcelona.
  • March 13th, 2009. COM radio News Program. Note on dynamic speed limit management in the freeways accessing Barcelona.
  • February 1st, 2009. Informacions UPC magazine; “What is the contribution of dynamic speed limit management in the freeways accessing Barcelona?”, think piece. [01-02-2009]
  • January 15th, 2009. TV3 Program: “Els Matins” with Josep Cuní. Round table about dynamic speed limit management in the freeways accessing Barcelona.
  • January 14th, 2009. Tele 5, Program “La Mirada Crítica”. Note on dynamic speed limit management in the freeways accessing Barcelona.
  • January 14th, 2009. 3/24 News Program. Note on dynamic speed limit management in the freeways accessing Barcelona.
  • January 13th, 2009. TV3 News Program. Note on dynamic speed limit management in the freeways accessing Barcelona.
  • January 13th, 2009. Cadena SER radio News Program. Note on dynamic speed limit management in the freeways accessing Barcelona.
  • December 16th, 2008. El Periódico newspaper; “Slowly, Faster”, think piece. [16-12-2008]
  • January 29th, 2008. El País newspaper; “A motorbike lane”, think piece. [29-01-2008]
  • July 6th, 2007. Bcn Tv. Program: “Hola Barcelona”. Discussion about Bicing in Barcelona.